Opelousas in Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Black Academy At Mt. Olive Baptist Church
Erected 1985 by Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
Location. 30° 32.593′ N, 92° 4.996′ W. Marker is in Opelousas, Louisiana, in Saint Landry Parish. Marker is on West Church Street near North Market Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 227 West Church Street, Opelousas LA 70570, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lt. Fr. Joseph "Verbis" Lafleur (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Landry Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named St. Landry Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Opelousas Catholic School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Opelousas (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Opelousas (approx. 0.7 miles away); Humble Cottage Lodge No. 19 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Opelousas Colored School (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opelousas.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2016. This page has been viewed 152 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 14, 2016. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.